The aim of the workshop, moderated by Alessandro Marini (AFIL Cluster Manager) was to discuss with policymakers and intermediary organization the state of the art of support actions addressed to companies, especially SMEs, undertaking the digitalization process and to highlight the main gaps to be overcome with the next regional measures.

The meeting was attended by Lombardy Region and Friuli-Venezia Giulia Regions.
A first section was addressed to the discussion of available regional measures to support companies within the digitalization of their processes. A second section was dedicated to the ever-increasing importance of intermediaries, as trustful organizations that can support companies in finding the right measures and supporting them. The interaction with the participating companies was important to underline gaps and their needs.
The feedback the participants was positive, and everybody realized and agreed on the preliminary goal of this first, that is only the springboard for further collaborations.